George M. Smiga, S.T.D. is a nationally known author and lecturer in Scripture and homiletics. He is a priest of the Diocese of Cleveland, teaches at St. Mary Seminary, and pastors St. Noel Church in Willoughby Hills, Ohio. He writes a monthly column for Living With Christ (Bayard). His website is

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Enactment, choice and promise

Daily Lenten Reflections: The first step of the Triduum is not to describe Christ's action but to emphasize how it continues. Before we reflect on the cross and empty tomb, we recognize how the effects of Jesus' dying and rising continue to shape our lives.